# How do you calculate the slope, x intercept, and y intercept of the following equation: #x+y = 7#?

##### 1 Answer

#### Answer:

Slope

x-intercept

y-intercept

#### Explanation:

For a linear equation in standard form:

the slope can be calculated as

Since for

the slope is

The x-intercept is the value of

and

the y-intercept is the value of